As the Director of Victims’ Services, Chandra McPherson is responsible for implementing programs and activities into the community highlighting the services offered by the Victims’ Services Unit. She assists in the training of advocates and law enforcement on meeting the needs of crime victims through out the county. McPherson returns to the Sheriff’s Office after holding positions with the State Office of Victim Assistance (SOVA) and the South Carolina Highway Patrol.
McPherson is a graduate of the first South Carolina Victim Assistance Academy.
McPherson is a member of the South Carolina Law Enforcement Victim Advocate Association and in 2006 became a certified Crisis Responder by the National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA).
McPherson has also been certificated as a victim service provider by South Carolina’s Office of Victim Services Education and Certification.